Sept 27: Thomas Jefferson and Native Americans

The third and final exhibition of the Society’s remarkable collection of Jefferson’s materials focuses on his life-long quest to preserve Indian languages, now a mission of the Society. You’ll see amazing maps of Indian villages in the local vicinity, view an early 19th Century spreadsheet, and follow the linguistic interest in native peoples through two centuries of cultural oppression and ultimate renewal. A guided tour, lecture, and reception.

Past Event: Lunch and Learn with Robin Wolfe Scheffler at the Chemical Heritage Foundation, Tuesday, February 25

Lunch and learn on Tuesday, February 25 at the Chemical Heritage Foundation:  A Scientific Bubble: Cancer Viruses and the Acceleration of Biomedical Research by Robin Wolfe Scheffler, recipient of a research internship sponsored by the Yale Club of Philadelphia. From noon until 1:00PM. Bring your own lunch. The CHF is located at 315 Chestnut St. in …

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Past Event: Yale Book Club First Meeting, Tuesday, February 18

Tuesday February 18, 2014 6:00 pm at Café L'aube 222 W. Rittenhouse Sq. (approx. 1954 Locust St.) Off Rittenhouse Park 215-772-3051 For more info contact: Celeste Mann, celestemann@aya.yale.edu Let me know if you are coming to reserve a seat for you! We will discuss The Seven Perfumes of Sacrifice by Amy Logan. (available in paperback …

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PAST EVENT: Yale Hockey at Princeton – Friday Nov 8

Watch the national ice hockey champions skate against Princeton's Tigers Friday, November 8 @ 7:00PM at the Baker Rink in Princeton, NJ. For pre-game snacks and libations, we'll gather at TGIFridays 3535 Princeton Rd. (609) 520-0378 starting at 5:30PM. Baker Rink is a short distance away. Get tickets for Yale fans at the bargain price of $10. Make your reservations as soon as …

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Past Event: Rediscovering Rodin – Saturday September 21

Rediscovering the Rodin Museum Saturday September 21 Visit and lecture by curator, Jennifer Thompson at 3pm followed by a reception at the Rose Tattoo Cafe from 4:30-6pm Explore one of the world's most distinguished collections of works by Auguste Rodin, the genius who is often regarded as the father of modern sculpture. This museum’s remarkable …

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